Ed Skrein


Biography

Skrein made his acting debut in Plan B's short film Michelle. Skrein got his first lead role in Plan B's Ill Manors. Skrein portrayed Daario Naharis in the third season of the television series Game of Thrones. However, in the fourth season of the series, he had been replaced by Dutch actor Michiel Huisman. Skrein states that "behind the scenes politics" had forced him to leave the show. In 2014, Skrein was cast in The Transporter: Refueled, replacing Jason Statham as the lead. Though the film was critically panned, his performance was praised. In 2016, Skrein played the lead villain, Ajax, in the blockbuster action film Deadpool.

On 23 October 2015 Skrein was cast in sci-fi thriller, Gateway 6, alongside Rhys Ifans, with Tanel Toom making his directorial debut. Filming will commence in Estonia in the spring of 2016. On 29 October 2015 Skrein was cast in psychological revenge thriller, In Darkness, alongside Natalie Dormer and Stacy Martin; principal photography will begin early 2016.


2018If Beale Street Could Talk as
2018Alita: Battle Angel as Zapan
2017Tau as Alex
2016Deadpool: From Comics to Screen... to Screen as Himself
2016The Model as Shane White
2016Deadpool as Francis Freeman / Ajax
2015Kill Your Friends as Rent
2015The Transporter Refueled as Frank Martin
2015Tiger House as Callum
2014Sword of Vengeance as Treden
2014Northmen: A Viking Saga as Hjorr
2012The Sweeney as David
2012Ill Manors as Ed
2012Piggy as Jamie
2011Game of Thrones as Daario Naharis
2008Michelle as
-In Darkness as